Waterbury had one of the highest increases in the percentage of residents renting apartments in the country, while Hartford, on the other hand, saw one of the highest increases in homeownership over the last ten years, according to a new report by RentCafe. “Waterbury, Conn., saw the most dramatic change ...
What does your town spend per person?
Today, the Yankee Institute released a study, Taxes at Home: A Comparison of Municipal Spending, that will help residents and local officials begin to make these comparisons.
Taxes at Home also includes an in-depth look at four of the highest-spending towns and attempts to explain the variation in spending. We hope this study will be helpful to the residents of other Connecticut towns, as they examine local expenditures more closely.
Read the press release here.
Office of the Governor did not have supporting figures for truck-only toll numbers, according to FOI Commission hearing
During an October 29 hearing before the Freedom of Information Commission, an attorney representing the Office of the Governor said the department was not in possession of specific data supporting the administration’s revenue claims for truck-only tolls. Former Sen. Len Suzio, R-Meriden, who served on the Transportation Committee, filed a ...